Serious accident near Cardiff, Taranaki

Police are at the scene of a serious crash on Mountain Road (State Highway 3) near Cardiff, Taranaki. Police were alerted to a two car crash at around 7:10am. There are reports of serious injuries however we don't have confirmed information on the injuries or the number of people involved at this stage. A helicopter... Continue Reading →

Serious crash in Waitotara, South Taranaki

Emergency services have been called to a serious two-vehicle crash on the Waitotara river bridge, State Highway 3, Waitotara. Police were called about 8.25am. Initial reports suggest one person may be seriously injured. The road will be closed, and motorists are advised to avoid the area. The Serious Crash Unit has been advised.

Three car crash in Hawera on Monday

Police attended a car crash involving three vehicles in South Taranaki on Monday afternoon. Emergency services were notified of the crash on Glover Rd, between Railway Rd and Alex Taylor St, Hāwera at around 4.00pm. The southbound lane was partially blocked and traffic management was in place while the scene was investigated and cleared. A... Continue Reading →

“Name release – fatal crash, south Taranaki”

Police can now release the name of the woman who died following a crash at the intersection of Mountain and Cornwall Roads, Ngaere, on Saturday 27 July. She was 35 year old Shannon Trisan Lorraine Wetini of Hawera. Police extend their deepest sympathies to Shannon’s family and friends at this difficult time.

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